Getting to and from school: remote students

This page has information on school transport for remote and isolated students and financial help that may be available. 

School bus services by region

Parents and carers should also read road safety and buses.

Ferry services

Financial help to get to and from school

Students living in remote communities are eligible for financial help to assist them to get to and from school.

Your child may be eligible for help with any of the following:

  • travel to and from school daily
  • travel to and from boarding school in the Northern Territory or interstate
  • travel to attend distance education activities and residential courses.

Read more about the grants and subsidies available to assist remote students get to and from school.

Last updated: 28 November 2017